The library will continue to be open 24 hours a day until Friday 23 December, when we will close at 12 noon. We will reopen after the Christmas vacation at 9 a.m. on Tuesday 3rd January. Details of opening hours at all sites are available here.
You will find links to lists of new books added to the collection below, and details of a few new ebook packages too. There are also three new journal titles for you to look at.
"Happy Christmas", Christmas card from http://www.bridgemaneducation.com
Focal Press collection online
An excellent collection of ebooks from Focal Press is now available via Science Direct. Access the collection to find manuals for Animation (e.g. Maya), Film & Television Production (e.g. Final Cut Pro) and Photography (e.g. Photoshop). Includes Langford's Basic Photography (Ninth Edition), The Manual of Photography (Tenth Edition) and Adobe Photoshop CS5 for Photographers.
Palgrave Media and Culture collection 2011 online
A collection of ebooks from Palgrave, with a particular emphasis on film. Access the collection here.
Cambridge Collections Online
Electronic versions of the Cambridge Companions series - Literature and Classics; and Religion and Culture. This includes Cambridge Campanions to...
Access via Library Search
I have continued to upload lists of new acquisitions to my Google Books account, and posted links on the blog.
The following journals are newly available:
C Magazine (Arts & Humanities Full Text) - check out the Autumn 2011 special edition on libraries
Études Photographiques (Arts & Humanities Full Text - 6 months delay)
Photographies (print and online)
Bridgeman Education: New e-resource
An online resource from the Bridgeman Art Library which provides access to over 370,000 images all copyright cleared for educational use. Access here: http://www.bridgemaneducation.com
Library Search upgrade
Library Search now includes 'Quick Search' for articles. This is a faster search than previously available, but for a more comprehensive search you should continue to use one of the subject scopes.